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Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli

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Lugano Centro, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

While visiting Lugano, I was fortunate to awake one morning to the bells of the Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli, which was just next door to my hotel. Later that morning, I slipped into this ancient church with its rather austere exterior and was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The interior of this church is a hidden gem. It has some remarkably well preserved, beautiful frecoes on the walls, including a huge one visible right when you walk in. We're really glad we stumbled upon this beautiful treasure.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You must visit this church and take a while to discover the story behind it. It's probably the only place in town that smells of ancient times. Try to imagine 400 years ago, whenLugano was a total different town. I think it had to be...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I advice to have a good camera with you ,high definition . the frescoes are many and with lot of particulars .this church frescoes can be part of a tour in northern italy on master painter Bernardino Luini .

Thank Porto A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

quaint church with amazing paintings . The church is opposite lake and good walk on promenade, worth visiting in luagno.

Thank Sanjeev A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small lakeside church is well worth a visit for its magnificent frescoes and artwork. There is a three piece painting of The Last Supper on one wall, a fresco of the Virgin Mary with baby Jesus and St John in one of the side...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Frescoes including famous one on entry wall, right downtown,definitely worth a visit, interesting copy of Last Supper

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited this old Church to see the frescoes that date from 15th C. The church is beautiful and the frescoes are amazing. The church walls feature a history of the Church and the restoration of frescoes. A must see in Lugano.

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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Incorporated within the area of LAC Lugano Artee Cultura is the Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli. Inside this quaint church are beautifully preserved frescoes and is a sight to behold and with a great history of how the church came about. Must visit to...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church! The wall pictures are pieces of art dating back to the beginning of the church! Could stay for hours just watching them and will go back!

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